papas fritas translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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exp.
chips
[Latam]
exp.
French fries
[Latam]
exp.
a packet {o} bag of crisps
[Latam]
exp.
to throw up
[ES] (MODISMOS)
exp.
when things hot up
[Latam] Cono Sur;(MODISMOS)
exp.
a portion {o} helping of chips
exp.
my mum and dad
exp.
my mom and pop
nm.
Father Christmas
nm.
Father Christmas
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papa

  
[2]      sf  
1      (esp LAm)   (=patata)   potato  
MODISMOS cuando las papas queman        (Cono Sur)   when things hot up  
MODISMOS echar las papas        (Esp)  
*   to throw up *     
MODISMOS ni papa      *   no entiendo ni papa      I don't understand a word  
no oyó ni papa      he didn't hear a thing  
no sabe ni papa      he hasn't got a clue  
  papa dulce   sweet potato  
  papas colchas     (CAm)   crisps, potato chips   (EEUU)     
   papas fritas          chips, French fries   (EEUU)  
2      (Méx)  
*   (=mentira)   fib *  
3      (Cono Sur)  
*   (=golpe)   bash *  
4      (Caribe)  
*   (=trabajo fácil)   soft job *  
5      (Méx)   (=sopa)   porridge, gruel     (Cono Sur)   (=de bebé)   baby food
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

papas, papas colchas, papas, papa

"papas fritas": examples and translations in context
Porque estábamos haciendo papas fritas, hijo. Because, buddy, we were making French fries.
Tu cabello está en mis papas fritas. Your hair is in my French fries.
Estoy satisfecha de tus papas fritas caseras. I'm still full from your homemade potato chips.
Yo no sirVo papas fritas en mi restaurante. I don't serve potato chips in my restaurant.
Lloró durante la Copa Mundial y ahora vende papas fritas. He cried during the World Cup and now he sells crisps.
- Y 4 paquetes de papas fritas. - Who? - And 4 packets of crisps.
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